Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help the local community.
Organize and teach different sports and activities.
Give language lessons to guests or local community.
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.Learn more
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.
Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.
Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!
Have your free dinner before going to bed.
Feel free to prepare your own meal here
Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.
Feel free to explore! Get discounts on partner locations.
There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.
Keep your feet moving! Get free hiking tours and exercise yourself.
Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.
Be part of something! Get free events.
Learn or improve your language skills.
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Worldpackers team will guide and advise you before, during and after your trip.
Every host in the community is checked and approved by our team.
Did something not go as planned? Contact our team.Learn more
We invite you to mentor a slum-bred child, from one of the poorest areas of Kenya, to be all they can be in life! We're looking for a creative person who loves to work with kids and like to create something together with them, e.g. painting, drawing, modeling, singing, teaching instruments, dancing... A person that can mingle easily with the poor and change their thinking. Are you the one we're looking for?Learn more
Food contribution cost - $150 per 30 days
Beginner English or Fluent Spanish
Over 18 years old
Be from outside Kenya
Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa
When I arrived, the project was totally at the beginning, so that i could do a big impact in the project and I could show a lot of ideas. Mike is a great host and he is open for new ideas and very helpful. During my time at the project and with Mike I learned a lot.
Slum Progress is a cost-effective initiative to get children growing up in slums of Thika to think DIFFERENTLY through mentorship. The initiative utilizes art of poetry,painting ,sculpturing,drawing and singing as a learning tool of talent discovery and nurturing, hence, early self awareness concept is introduced. Thika, an industrial city, has a population of almost 200,000. Out of these, about 100,000 live either in slums or in extremely ...About the host